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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To melt and drip down, as a candle. Grose;

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  • An old provincial term from Kent England.
    The Grose following Wordnik's Century Dictionary definition refers to Francis Grose's 1787 A Provincial Glossary, with a Collection of Local Proverbs and Popular Superstitions. London, MDCCLXXXVII. Printed for S. Hooper, No. 212, High Holborn, opposite Bloomsbury-Square.

    May 7, 2011

  • 'The Dizzard of Droze'

    November 29, 2010

  • JM hates it when he has to talk with someone with a droze nose.

    August 29, 2010

  • To melt irregularly and drip, as a candle.

    July 30, 2007